OPPORTUNITIES

 

GALLERY INTERNSHIP

The Hamiltonian Gallery Internship offers emerging professionals practical work experience in a commercial gallery setting. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to work with a tight-knit group of young professionals and artists while gaining insight into the daily activities of Hamiltonian. Working closely with the Gallery Director, the intern will provide administrative support for the gallery’s day-to-day operations.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Editing artist statements, press releases and other materials
  • Maintaining and updating the gallery’s contact lists
  • Contributing to the gallery’s Facebook and Twitter pages
  • Producing PDFs of artwork for clients
  • Assisting with exhibitions, gallery openings and art fairs
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Basic administrative skills
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Basic Computer skills (Word/Excel)
  • A team player, with an enthusiastic and proactive attitude
  • Flexibility
  • A background in art history/fine art/arts administration with an emphasis in contemporary art is preferred
  • Ability to use Adobe Creative Suite is ideal

The gallery internship requires a commitment of at least 8 hours a week including occasional weekend and evening events. Recent college graduates or MA/MFAs candidates should be prepared to commit to a 2-4 month-long internship with the possibility to extend if appropriate. Academic credit is available.

 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • CV (including contact details, academic experience, work experience)
  • Cover letter
  • Two references

To apply please send the above to: amanda@hamiltoniangallery.com